Saturday August 1st, 2015
Saturday August 1st, 2015

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Which way for Biafra?

  /   in Trending, Viewpoint 10:18 am

SINCE the pogrom against Ndigbo of 1966, that led to the the declaration of the Republic of Biafra among the South Easterners of Nigeria , and the subsequent civil war, from 1967 to 1970, in which Biafrans were defeated, many do not know what to do with the name Biafra, which was drawn from the Bight of Biafra at the South of the Atlantic Ocean. Read More →

Buhari’s appointments has shown his hatred for Igbo – Ohaneze


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THE pan Igbo socio-cultural organization, Ohaneze Ndigbo, said yesterday that it was not surprised at the way the appointmen Read More →

Prepare for Enyeama’s exit, Rufai tells Oliseh

Vincent Enyeama

  /   in News, Sports, Trending 1:53 am

Former Super Eagles goalkeeper, Peter Rufai has told newly appointed coach, Sunday Oliseh to have a standby goal tender that Read More →

Ooni of Ife, Oba Sijuade is dead

Ooni of Ife, Oba Okunade Sijuade

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The Ooni of Ife, Oba Okunade Sijuade Olubose II, is dead. He was 85 years old. The foremost Oba died in London at about Read More →

Okorocha’s symbolic handshake with Obama


  /   in Trending, Viewpoint 6:02 am

A picture they say speaks a thousand word, because of its ability to quickly convey so much meaning with so little, if any, e Read More →

For now, no government has got one naira under bailout arrangement – Oshiomhole


  /   in News, Trending 1:24 pm

Governor Adams Oshiomhole of Edo State says contrary to insinuations in many quarters, no state has got a kobo from the Feder Read More →

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‘Going nude in a movie will not show the world how great I am’

Ogechi Peters

  /   in Home Video People, News 1:22 am

“My ambition is to be better than the best, to get to a level where I will be helping a lot of people, especially the young Read More →

Beating the broken-heart blues…


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  The end of a relationship could be devastating and you may feel you’ll never get your confidence back, but there are Read More →

Making the most of one-night stands!


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His hands rested on my shoulders before hanging on my boobs. I ought to be shocked, instead I tingled all over. He then start Read More →

Kunle Afolayan becomes Air France brand ambassador

Kunle Afolayan

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Award winning actor cum producer, Kunle Afolayan has concluded plans to shoot a new movie in collaboration with Air France . Read More →

Tony Umez breaks silence ‘I didn’t have sex in controversial ‘Room 027’

*Tony Umez

  /   in Home Video People, News

“It wasn’t as if there was sex all through the movie, but it was just an aspect of a whole movie. It was a 2-hour movie Read More →

Celebrities should avoid marrying one another – Ayo Adesanya

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I don’t believe two famous people should be together because there will be clash of ego and their lives would be on the center page of the newspapers. For my job or for my showbiz life, publicity is good but for my private life, I love to keep it really private. I don’t think two celebrities should be married to each other, it is always very tedious. Read More →

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Reps crisis: How Presidential prestige saved the day


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For close to two months, they fought endlessly for positions leaving the National Assembly profusely bleeding. Various meetin Read More →

Dogara’s deal, Gbajabiamila’s gain

Dogara and Gbajabiamila

  /   in Politics 7:00 am

Signs of unity pervaded the atmosphere in the early hours of yesterday morning as members of the All Progressives Congress, A Read More →

Aiming at Buhari through Amina


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Chief Olisa Metuh, the spokesman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP was seemingly enthusiastic last Tuesday. For the first Read More →

Anti-graft war:Many people are now scared of Buhari – Gbagi

Gbagi, Minister of State,Education

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Former Minister of State for Education and Delta State governorship aspirant, Olorogun Kenneth Gbagi is a lawyer, criminologi Read More →

No regrets supporting Jonathan — Odumakin

*Yinka Odumakin

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Mr. Yinka Odumakin is the National Publicity Secretary of the pan-Yoruba socio-cultural organisation, Afenifere. In this inte Read More →

I’m man enough to succeed Oshiomhole — Omon-Irabor


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BARRISTER CALSEY Omon-Irabor is a Warri based human rights activist and legal practitioner. In an interview shortly after dec Read More →

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Okpala: No regrets taking NFF to CAS


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Ex-international, Sylvanus Okpala holds no punches when it comes to football discourse. He was made the assistant Super Eagle Read More →

All Nigeria Championships: Ogunlewe shocks Egwero to national 100m title

DOWN AND....Ngozi Okobi (R) of Nigeria and Morgan Brian (#6) of USA battle for the ball during the FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup Japan 2012, Semi Final match between Nigeria and USA at National Stadium on yesterday in Tokyo, Japan. USA beat Nigeria 2-0.

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The women 400m also produced an excitement. It was a hot contest between Patience Okon George and Regina George, but it was O Read More →

Pillars can’t win title – Esom

Kano Pillars FC

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“I feel Enyimba have an edge over Sunshine Stars because of their experience and the quality of players in their fold. Both Read More →

Don’t write us off – Ganaru warns Pillars critics

STUMBLE: Shooting Stars Adeyinka Adedeji(l) stumbles during a GLO Premier League match between Shooting Stars Sports Club of Ibadan and Kano  Pillars in Ibadan yesterday. 3SC won 1-0. Photo courtesy LMC Media

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In his second spell at Kano Pillars, Coach Baba Ganaru has warned critics and foes of the defending league champions not to w Read More →

Siasia: Bring on Congo


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Coach Samson Siasia insists he is not afraid to lead his charges into the lion’s den for tomorrow’s deciding African U-23 Read More →

Rangers eye revenge against Enyimba

File photo: Rangers players during a match

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Hopes were dashed the last time Rangers met Enyimba at the Nnamdi Azikwe Stadium in Enugu on July 19. For the first time sinc Read More →




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